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Bug 186 - Please consider adding diald to next Redhat
Summary: Please consider adding diald to next Redhat
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: distribution
Version: 5.2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1998-11-24 15:47 UTC by Michael Meissner
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1998-11-24 20:56:08 UTC

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Description Michael Meissner 1998-11-24 15:47:29 UTC
Please consider adding diald as one of your packages in
the future.  I find the demand dialing of diald to be
very useful, much more so than ppp demand dialing (ie, I
can tell diald that xntpd traffic is not reason to keep
the link up, wheras if I understand the ppp documentation,
any traffic will bring up the link).

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1998-11-24 20:56:59 UTC
According to a developer I spoke with, kernel 2.2 will support dynamic
sialing with pppd so therefore we have chosen not to include in the
maindistribution for this purpose.

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